Yuemeikeng Waterfall 月眉坑瀑布

This waterfall location is at Jiaoxi, Yilan in general and WuFengChi scenic area 五峰旗風景區 in specific. Usually when people go to WuFengChi scenic area, the main destination will be WuFengChi waterfall (五峰旗瀑布for families) or ShengMuShanZhuang (聖母山莊for hikers). But this time, our main destination is YueMeiKeng waterfall 月眉坑瀑布. It took 1 hour travel by bus from Taipei to Jiaoxi Bus Station (Capital Bus from Taipei City Hall, NT92 one way by swiping…

River Tracing東北角半屏溪

This time we tried another outdoor activity called River Tracing. There were five levels offered with different difficulty. The news we heard was that the first level was designed for families with kids, so we registered for the second level. We needed to reach the meeting point at Ruifang district at 8 am, so we…

Almost Stegosaurus Ridge

Taiwan east part has very beautiful view and this time we decided to hike Stegosaurus Ridge located at Ruifang, New Taipei City. Our meeting point was Taipei Main Station (TMS) exit M1 to take 8.20am 1811 bus to 禮樂煉錭廠 but then one of our members got lost inside TMS maze and so we delayed our…

XiaoWuLai Day Trip

We went to XiaoWuLai on weekend to see the skywalk. XiaoWuLai is located at Taoyuan County and can be reached by bus 502 from Taoyuan Train Station, it took us 1.5hour to arrive there. The skywalk adopts online registration before visitor can enter it as they have limitation for each time period. We register for…

Pingxi Hiking Trail

The destination of this hiking is Pingxi District at northern Taiwan, which is actually well-known as a place to release sky lantern during the Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival. We first reached Taipei by train and transferred to MRT to Muzha Station. From Muzha Station, we took 795 bus to Pingxi Elementary School Station. This took…

The Gathering

Last weekend, my bf’s department held a leisure gathering started with hiking to 象山 (Elephant Mountain) and having lunch together. It was a rainy day, even the weather forecast report for that day showed a 90% rain probability in the morning but we persisted to go hiking. It was good that by the time we…

Change of Plan: Qing Tian Gang

I always allocate weekend (both Saturday and Sunday) for refreshing. My Sunday schedule is always fixed: go to the church in the morning, attend Chinese class in the afternoon and hang out with church friends at night. Saturday is more flexible, sometimes I just stay at home, sometimes go groceries shopping, sometimes go hiking, sometimes…

Yilan Hiking (Caoling+Taoyuan Valley)

Happy new year 2017 all! On the first day of 2017, we woke up late because we went to Taipei for 101 fireworks which occurred to be awesome! Still in the euphoria of New Year 2017, we went to New Year dinner with friends along with the eye-catching pink dress code for 23 people. Still…